Podcasts


Verna Rasmussen records a podcast on the breast cancer mentor program at Sanford Health in Fargo.

Podcast: Encouraging women, positivity with mentor program

28 min  ⋅ October 28th
Volunteers find joy guiding others through life-changing cancer journey
Sandy Dunn talks into a microphone during a podcast with Sanford Health News

Podcast: Women supporting women through diagnosis, treatment

31 min  ⋅ October 20th
Cancer mentorship program provides support for newly diagnosed patients
IORT is a type of radiation therapy used to treat breast cancer at Sanford Health

Podcast: IORT, radiation therapy treatment for breast cancer

16 min  ⋅ October 8th
Machine applies direct radiation to target area while sparing surrounding tissue
Doctor Jesse Dirksen sits in an upright posture, smiling during an interview

Podcast: Why a tumor board is critical to breast cancer care

26 min  ⋅ October 2nd
Physicians meet weekly to review all cancer cases and plan treatment
Woman stands at her kitchen sink

Podcast: Suicide prevention and awareness

22 min  ⋅ September 30th
Women are twice as likely to attempt suicide as compared to men, research shows
Dr. Anu Gaba talks with a nurse in an office

Podcast: What is breast cancer research?

31 min  ⋅ September 28th
Laboratory and clinical research critical to diagnosis, treatment for breast cancer
Dr. Andrea Kaster talks with a patient in an exam room

Podcast: Determining your breast cancer risk factor

22 min  ⋅ September 28th
Know your risk and get your annual mammogram to detect cancer early
Dr. Christina Tello-Skjerseth

Introducing ‘One in Eight’ podcast: The mammogram

40 min  ⋅ September 28th
The annual screening can save lives in women over 40
Cindy Davis sits down for a podcast with host Courtney Collen

Podcast: Continuing care through COVID-19

24 min  ⋅ September 18th
Don't forget appointments or self-care, says Dr. Cynthia Davis, OB/GYN
A Sanford Health perinatal mental health professional poses in an exam room.

Podcast: Pregnancy, pandemic and mental health

19 min  ⋅ September 8th
Dr. Lea Berentson talks women's mental health during trying times
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COVID-19 FAQs: How can I keep my newborn safe?

Physical distancing from anyone who's sick can help child & parent stay healthy
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Sanford Chief Physician Dr. Jeremy Cauwels sits alongside Courtney Collen for a Sanford Health News Facebook Live QA

Sanford chief physician: COVID-19 isn’t safe, vaccine is

Vaccination continues for health care workers and high-risk individuals first
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Dr. Shirlene Smook smiles and stands in a white coat and stethoscope.

Sanford doctor and cancer survivor stresses continuing care

It's safe to seek care, even during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Sanford nurse practitioner smiles outside near a lake.

Sanford nurse practitioner writes book about battling cancer

Katherine Friese transformed breast cancer into an endurance sport — and won
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What it’s like to beat ovarian cancer during a pandemic

Diana Dreyer navigated surgery, chemo, quarantine with family and Sanford Health
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3 members of First Presbyterian Church's 'Piecework for Peacework' sewing group create a knot of love care blanket.

Sewing group ties ‘knots of love’ into blankets for patients

Breast cancer patients find comfort in donated blankets during treatment
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The Anderson family poses for a family picture in Sheldon, Iowa.

Keeping pregnancy and family care close to home in Sheldon

Family praises local care following two pregnancies in northwest Iowa
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Safe, convenient mammograms: Tour a mobile screening unit

Sanford Health continues to offer mammograms-on-the-go to many rural areas
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Jessica Woehlhaff glances at her display honoring her daughter's life.

Spreading awareness, support after pregnancy or infant loss

"People just don't talk about it so you feel alone when it happens to you"
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Dr. Kaster interacts with a patient

Determining your risk for developing breast cancer

History, age, ethnicity, alcohol consumption play a role in measuring your risk
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